What's New at FWHP

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Fort Under Siege
2018 Whats New Banners - Fort Under Siege
August 18-19, 2018 – 10:00am to 5:00pm daily
Re-enactors from Canada and the U.S. join together to bring to life the dramatic confrontation between the North West Company and the Hudson’s Bay Company at Fort William!

Fort William Historic Site
2017 Whats New Banners - Historic ToursExplore Fort William! The historic site is open daily from 10:00am to 5:00pm.

David Thompson Astronomical Observatory
2017 Whats New Banners - Explore the StarsExplore the universe every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00pm to 12:00am.

Summer Day Camps
2018 Whats New Banners - Summer Day CampsDiscovery and adventure await your child at Fort William Historical Park’s popular Summer Day Camps, which run through July and August!

2017 Whats New Banners - CampgroundBook your campsite today! The Campground is now open for the season.

2017 Whats New Banners - WeddingsBook your dream wedding at Fort William Historical Park! Voted the “Best Place to Get Married,” Fort William Historical Park offers Thunder Bay’s most unique and picturesque ceremony, reception and photography locations year-round.

Meetings and Conferences
2017 Whats New Banners - MeetingsConsider holding your next meeting, conference or social gathering at Fort William Historical Park. We offer world-class facilities and catering services, and a selection of venues to accommodate large and small gatherings.

Karnival on the Kam Fireworks Show Video
2017 Karnival on the Kam Poster-Web-BannerWatch Canada's largest fireworks show, Preserving the Past While Building the Future, which took place in July 2017 at Fort William Historical Park's Karnival on the Kam.